Le Petit Chaque – Little Shack

Le Petit Chaque – Little Shack

Land size: approximately 1/2 acre
Structure size: 16′ x 12′
Location: Northern Ontario
Building materials used: wood, fiberglass insulation, sheet metal, styrofoam insulation (for the floor)


5-8kW Wood stove, firewood supplied from dead trees in the forest.

Power System

2x 100W solar panels
40A mppt charge controller
100Ah lithium-iron battery
500W inverter 12V -> 120V
2800 watt gasoline generator for running power tools, can charge the cabin battery using a 129V to 12V converter at the same time


4L jugs carried in. Used for cooking and drinking.


Mobile Internet LTE / 4G


– Beef occasionally from butchered cows on our farm.
– Local grocery store.
– Home garden located in a separate area.

Construction Phase

Special thanks to a OffGridEnclave community member for providing Pics and Infos to present this as Project.
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